WELD 0015C. Pipe Welding Certification - Downhill

Units: 0.5
Formerly known as WELD 83
Prerequisite: Completion with grade of "C" or better or concurrent enrollment in WELD 15B
Advisory: Student must be competent in SMAW pipe welding with E-6010 electrode in positions of 2G, 5G and 6G
Hours: 36 (5 lecture, 31 laboratory)
Downhill pipe welding to prepare to qualify within the guidelines of American Petroleum Institute - welding of cross-country pipelines. Focus on manipulative skill development in preparation for certification test using downhill techniques. (not transferable)